Scientific Name: Stachys byzantina
Common Name: Lamb's Ear
Hardiness Zone: 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree: -30°F (-34.4°C)
Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit: Spreading
Characteristics: Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Fertilize: Once a month
Spacing: 16 - 20" (41 - 51cm)
Height: 8" (20cm)
Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
General Information: Grown primarily for its thick, soft, velvety, silvery leaves whose shape and texture resemble a lamb’s ear.
Drought-tolerant, low-growing and spreading variety with soft and fuzzy, oval, gray-white leaves.